FootyMAD's Crawley Town match preview

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History of the Torquay United v Crawley Town fixture

Torquay Utd. prepare to entertain Crawley Town at Plainmoor on Saturday afternoon,

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Plainmoor was less than a year ago, in April 2008, with Crawley Town inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Gulls in a (Conference) Premier match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 23 AugCrawley Town3 - 1Torquay Utd.CONF
2007/2008Sat 26 AprTorquay Utd.1-2Crawley TownCONF
2007/2008Sat 23 FebTorquay Utd.4 - 1Crawley TownFAT
2007/2008Sat 17 NovCrawley Town2 - 3Torquay Utd.CONF

Recent respective form guides

Torquay United are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Gulls, with 7 goals against.

Crawley Town have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Reds have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Torquay Utd. are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 77 points from 41 games. Crawley Town's 64 points from 40 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Torquay Utd.642012514
Crawley Town62221068

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Crawley Town is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Gulls in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Torquay Utd. Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.
Unbeaten run of 11 matches.
Crawley Town Not won in previous 2 away matches.